This webinar took place on the 31st of March in collaboration with MetaMeta, International Roads Federation (IRF), World Agroforestry and World Bank South Asia. The webinar was attended by 80 participants from all over the world. During this webinar, MetaMeta introduced the topic of roadside tree planting with a special focus on how to design such plantations and shared experiences and lessons learned of promoting and implementing roadside tree planting in Ethiopia, Kenya and Uganda. World Agroforestry (ICRAF) discussed how to prepare, implement and maintain roadside tree plantations and shared experiences from Kenya. WB-South Asia presented their experience on roadside tree planting under the SUFAL project and discussed income generation opportunities for local communities living around roads that can be created through this activity.
Below you can access the webinar presentations:
- Nancy Kadenyi, National Resource Management Specialist at MetaMeta Kenya
- Malesu Maimbo, Theme Leader in Water Management Unit at World Agroforestry (ICRAF)
- Andrew Zakharenka, Natural Resources Management Specialist at World Bank-South Asia
Below is the webinar recording: